Daily Archives: February 2, 2012
The other day I had a commenter tell me he would like to see me write an apologetics series of sorts, taking on some of the tougher issues. The idea has been in my mind since then, but I've decided not to do such a series. I could handle the intellectual and theological sides of the debate, it was my life for almost a decade, but to do so requires me to shut down emotionally, and I won't do that.
Today’s Supreme Court rejection against The Pirate Bay signals the start of a new campaign targeting 150 file-sharing sites, say anti-piracy figures. A lawyer for the Hollywood movie studios says she expects Swedish sites and those providing them with infrastructure will stop their activities today. Antipiratbyran say they will take legal action against those that don’t.
This morning, Sweden’s Supreme Court announced that it would not be granting leave to appeal in the Pirate Bay case.
I look at the internet as the new radio. I look at the radio as gone. [...] Piracy is the new radio. That’s how music gets around. -- Neil Young
Neil Young is right when he refers to piracy as the new radio.